West Harrison Hospital

Office Location

222 Westchester Avenue
Suite 101
West Harrison, New York 10604

Contact Information

For appointments at our Westchester office, please call (914) 946-1010.

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About Dr. Casden

Dr. Andrew Casden

Dr. Casden's surgical specialization includes treatment of herniated discs, spinal stenosis, spondylolisthesis and degenerative disease of the spine. He has extensive experience in the field of spinal deformity, including scoliosis and kyphosis in both children and adults, and is a member of the Scoliosis Research Society. He also has expertise in minimally invasive spinal surgery (or MISS), which can now be used to treat a great number of conditions in place of traditional spinal surgery. Minimally invasive procedures offer an equally effective result with a briefer hospital stay, a faster and more comfortable recovery period, and a quicker return to work.

While surgery may be required, Dr. Casden also works closely with the physiatrist in his office in order to prescribe a non-surgical treatment that can be highly effective at relieving patient symptoms. Non-operative treatment, including epidural injections, are performed in his office by the physiatrist. His approach also focuses on thorough consultations with the patient as well as other physicians in order to personalize a treatment plan.

Dr. Casden was the Associate Director of the Spine Institute at Beth Israel Medical Center and subsiquently practiced at Mount Sinai in New York City. He is now Chief of Orthopaedics and Spine Surgery at White Plains Hospital, located in White Plains, New York.

Education

Undergraduate - Cornell University, Ithaca, NY (BA)

Medical School - Cornell University Medical College, New York, NY

Surgery Internship - The New York Hospital - Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY

Orthopedic Residency - Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopaedic Institute, New York, NY

Spine Fellowship - Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago, IL

Licensure and Certifications

Licensure - New York State Board for Medicine

National Board of Medical Examiners

American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Professional Affiliations

American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons

North American Spine Society

Scoliosis Research Society

Current Appointments

2017-Present
Chief of Orthopaedics and Spine Surgery
White Plains Hospital, White Plains, NY

Previous Appointments

2013-2017
Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery - Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY

1998-2012
Associate Director, Spine Institute - Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY

1989-1998
Chief of Spine Service, Department of Orthopaedics - Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY

1989-1998
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery - Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY

1994-1998
Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery - Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY